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Genus Forcipata

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Hemiptera (True Bugs, Cicadas, Hoppers, Aphids and Allies)
Suborder Auchenorrhyncha (Free-living Hemipterans)
Infraorder Cicadomorpha
Superfamily Membracoidea (Leafhoppers, Treehoppers and Aetalionids)
Family Cicadellidae (Leafhoppers)
Subfamily Typhlocybinae
Tribe Dikraneurini
Genus Forcipata
Explanation of Names
Forcipata DeLong & Caldwell 1942
Numbers
TBA spp. in our area, 26 total(1)
Range
holarctic(1)
Food
hosts: sedges (per Andy Hamilton); grasses, per(1)
Remarks
member of the holarctic subtribe Forcipatina Hamilton 1998 that contains two genera, both represented in our area(1)
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